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HMS Defender Type 45 Class Destroyer

Project Type

Warship

Length

152m

Beam

21.2m

Draught

5.3m

Crew

190

Displacement

8,000t

Maximum Speed

30kts

Range

7,000nmi (12,964km)

Launched

October 2009

Commissioned

March 2013

Propulsion

2 x WR-21 gas-fired engines

Countermeasures

Anti-missile, Anti-aircraft carrier, Anti-ship

Weapons

4.5MK8 Gun, 30MM Gun, Phalanx short range machine gun, Sea Viper SAM system, Lynx MK8 helicopter weapons system
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